Monthly Archives: May 2016

  1. Concern over ‘soft barriers’ towards students with special needs

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    May 31, 2016 by johnston00

    The National Council for Special Education has said it has “quite a number of concerns” about schools applying what it …
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  2. Leaving Cert: ‘Young people need space to make their own decisions’

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    May 31, 2016 by johnston00

    With the first Junior and Leaving Certificate exams a little over a week away, Institute of Guidance Counsellors president Betty …
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  3. Long summer? Country’s secondary students could face school closures in September

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    May 21, 2016 by johnston00

    More than half the country’s second-level students could be facing school closures from September after a teachers’ union voted to …
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  4. Government committed to increasing access to non-Catholic schools.

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    May 12, 2016 by johnston00

    Gavin O’Brien from the Department of Education said the new Government was committed to increasing access to non-Catholic schools. “The …
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  5. ‘Lovin’ Our Lungs – Movie Competition

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    May 3, 2016 by johnston00

    The competition highlights the importance of lung health for a full and active life. Awards are open to teenagers aged …
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  6. One Good School Idea

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    May 3, 2016 by johnston00

    Students from 20 schools all over Ireland have made it to the National Final of the Sustainable Energy Authority of …
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